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July 26, 2021

The Best Gourmet Donuts in San Diego

There’s just something about these fluffy, fried treats that make people willing to wait in line for them. Stick to the classics or give your taste buds a brand new treat at some of San Diego’s most deluxe donut shops.
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February 3, 2020

The LOCAL LOVE Interview with Scott Fisk

Want to know where the locals love to hang out? We asked Scott Fisk, Mission Hills resident, San Diego Expert and your KAABOO connection.
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January 13, 2020

The LOCAL LOVE Interview with Steven Vande Wydeven

Want to know where the locals love to hang out? We asked Steven Vande Wydeven, Imperial Beach resident, digital marketer and Bike and Brew aficionado.
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January 13, 2020

The LOCAL LOVE Interview with Patti Zlaket

Want to know where the locals love to hang out? We asked Patti Zlaket, lawyer by day, musician by night.
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September 28, 2019

San Diego Meets Spain at Cafe Sevilla

If you’re looking for a unique dining experience in San Diego, look no further than Cafe Sevilla. Why do we love this tapas bar and restaurant so much? Let us count the ways…
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September 16, 2019

A Weekend at LEGOLAND: Hotels, Restaurants & More

Millions of families visit LEGOLAND® parks every year. We’re so lucky to have our own in North County San Diego! Located in charming Carlsbad, there’s plenty to see and do around town after a full day of play at the…
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September 17, 2019

What Your Coffee Order Says About You + Where To Get It In San Diego

Are you a pour over guy or a cappuccino gal? Read on to find out where to get the best hot and cold brews in SD! 
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January 21, 2020

Finding Gluten-Free Goodies in San Diego

Gluten-free friends, there’s no need to panic. You can enjoy quintessential San Diego favorites - beer included - while keeping your gluten allergy in check. Read on for a few go-to spots to find gluten-free goodies...this is just the tip…
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October 23, 2019

A Foodie Guide to University Heights

Even though it’s in the center of San Diego, University Heights is a neighborhood that offers cozy small town vibes. Food is at the core of every community - and this hip area has no shortage of fantastic all-day dining…
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December 5, 2019

A Guide to Little Italy’s Wine Bars

Finding a place to grab a glass of wine in Little Italy is a no-brainer. You can sip on a red or white nearly anywhere in the neighborhood. There are a few standout spots that don’t just have wine on…
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September 10, 2019

Where to Brunch in San Diego, Based on Your Astrology Sign

With so many options for brunch in our fine city, how are you to choose? We’ve narrowed those options down for you.
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February 10, 2020

Day Trip: Julian, CA

The mountain town of Julian is synonymous with apple pie. Head an hour East of San Diego and check out this charming small town - and bring your appetite.
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February 1, 2020

The LOCAL LOVE Interview with Stephanie Sacks

Want to know where the LOCALS LOVE to hang out? We asked Stephanie Sacks, Encinitas native, digital designer and entrepreneur.
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July 2, 2021

South Park Neighborhood Guide

Need a change of pace? The charming neighborhood of South Park encourages slowing down, but trust us - it’s anything but sleepy. It’s just minutes from Downtown and one of the most kid and dog-friendly areas in San Diego! 
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October 10, 2020

The Best San Diego IPA’s for Happy Hour at Home

With so many excellent San Diego brewed IPA’s available, how are you to choose? We’ve selected a few superb options to start with - many available nationwide!
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February 13, 2020

The Plant Lovers Guide to San Diego

Crazy plant people, rejoice! We’ve scoped out the most beautiful botanical spaces and stores in San Diego. If you just want to hang out in a beautiful green space, or you’re in the mood to shop for something planty, you’ll…


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September 24, 2019

Steady State Roasting Co.

Award-winning small batch roastery, sourcing unique, high quality coffee direct from farmers.
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September 11, 2019

Caroline’s Seaside Cafe

Refined Californian-style brunch & lunch served inside or on a snazzy, eco-chic oceanside patio.
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September 18, 2019

Pannikin Leucadia

Located in a converted railroad station, this charming cafe offers a global selection of beverages.
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May 6, 2020

Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop

World-famous chocolate, sundays, ice-cream, shakes and more....mmmmm.
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September 12, 2019

Berkeley Pizza

Low-key venue featuring deep-dish pizza by the slice or whole pie, plus craft beer on tap.
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October 23, 2019

El Zarape

Lively spot serves Mexican fare including seafood tacos & burritos among folk art.
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September 12, 2019

Rustic Root

Modern rooftop destination featuring local, seasonal cuisine & craft cocktails in stylish surrounds.
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September 10, 2019

Crab Catcher

Polished mainstay for market-fresh seafood, bustling happy hours & a romantic patio on the cliffs.

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September 17, 2019

The Westin Carlsbad Resort & Spa

A dynamic luxury hotel, located a short drive from attractions like The Crossings at Carlsbad, Poinsettia Park and Legoland California. 8.0 - RatingCarmel ValleyCarmel ValleyCarmel Valley | StayDel MarDel MarDel Mar | StayExperienceFamily FriendlyFree WifiLocationLuxuryNeighborhoodsNorth CountyParkingPet FriendlySan Diego NeighborhoodsStaySwimming Pool
August 17, 2019

DoubleTree by Hilton Carmel Valley / Del Mar

In Sorrento Valley on business? This is a great option offering the comfort and conveniences of home. Take advantage of the resort-style pool, indoor/outdoor bar, and of course those signature Doubletree cookies. 9.0 - RatingDowntownExperienceFree WifiGaslampGaslampGaslamp | StayGreat LocationLocationLuxuryNeighborhoodsParkingPet FriendlyStayThe 25 Best Hotels in San Diego
August 28, 2019

The Guild Hotel

San Diego meets the Mediterranean Coast in this ultra chic yet understated hotel. Serving as the YMCA building from the twenties to mid-seventies, it was reconceptualized as a modern, design-forward luxury hotel and opened in 2019. Dine in the gorgeous… 8.0 - RatingDowntownExperienceFamily FriendlyFree WifiGaslampGaslamp | StayGreat LocationLocationLuxuryNeighborhoodsParkingPet FriendlyRestaurantRomanticSan Diego NeighborhoodsStaySwimming Pool
August 24, 2019

InterContinental San Diego

Located on the San Diego waterfront, this urban boutique hotel features guest rooms with floor-to-ceiling windows with striking San Diego Bay views. 8.0 - RatingCarmel ValleyCarmel ValleyCarmel Valley | StayDel MarDel MarDel Mar | StayExperienceFamily FriendlyFree WifiLocationNeighborhoodsNorth CountyNorth CountyParkingPet FriendlySan Diego NeighborhoodsStaySwimming Pool
August 17, 2019

Hampton Inn Del Mar / Carmel Valley

In town for an overnight? Not far from UCSD and Torrey Pines State Reserve, this Hampton Inn is all about location. Enjoy quick access to the 5 freeway and get to North County, downtown or the beach in a snap. 8.0 - RatingCentralExperienceFamily FriendlyFree WifiLocationMission HillsMission HillsMission Hills | StayNeighborhoodsOld TownParkingSan Diego NeighborhoodsStaySwimming Pool
August 19, 2019

Holiday Inn Express Mission Hills

Tucked away between Old Town and Mission Hills, this is a good option for budget conscious travelers. Walking distance to local favorites Dos Brasas taco shop, Home & Away sports bar, and adorable California Bean coffee stand. 9.0 - RatingCarmel ValleyCarmel ValleyCarmel Valley | StayDel MarDel MarDel Mar | StayExperienceFamily FriendlyFree WifiGreat LocationLocationLuxuryNeighborhoodsNorth CountyNorth CountyParkingPet FriendlyRestaurantRomanticSan Diego NeighborhoodsStaySwimming PoolThe 25 Best Hotels in San Diego
August 17, 2019

Fairmont Grand Del Mar

An opulent, palatial resort stretching 400 acres five miles from the coast. Spacious elegant rooms make for relaxing retreats after a day lounging by the pool, hiking nearby canyons, or exploring all that Del Mar has to offer. RatingDowntownExperienceLiberty StationLiberty StationLiberty Station | StayLocationNeighborhoodsSan Diego NeighborhoodsStay
August 9, 2019

Courtyard San Diego Airport/Liberty Station

Just minutes from the SeaWorld and San Diego Zoo, this hotel offers a pool with waterfront views. It also features a waterside deli, restaurant, bar and an outdoor-poolside fire pit.